Age Inequalities, Ageism and Age Discrimination: Still on the Rise?

Monday, July 14, 2014: 3:30 PM-5:20 PM
Room: Booth 40
RC11 Sociology of Aging (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Lucie VIDOVICOVA, Masaryk University, Czech Republic
Ageism in Times of Population Aging. Rising Awareness and New Forms of Discrimination (Oral Presentation)
Silke VAN DYK, University of Jena, Germany

Ageing,Ageism and Discrimination (Oral Presentation)
Lyn RYAN, Macquarie University, Australia, Australia

Older Canadian Men's Perceptions and Experiences of Ageism in Everyday Life (Oral Presentation)
Laura HURD CLARKE, University of British Columbia, Canada; Alexandra KOROTCHENKO, University of British Columbia, Canada

Ageism and Social Integration of Older Adults in Their Neighborhoods in Israel (Oral Presentation)
Esther IECOVICH, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel; Adi VITMAN, University of Haifa, Israel; Nurit ALFASI, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

Research on the Potential Age Discrimination to the Senior Citizens in China (Oral Presentation)
Xu CHEN, Wuhan University, China

Abuse Among Older People: An Invisible Discrimination (Oral Presentation)
Jacob John KATTAKAYAM, University of Kerala, India

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